100 episodes

Essential listening for anyone who cares about what they read – and how they read it. The Stack is Monocle’s take on the world of print, focusing on everything from the glossiest fashion title to the grittiest newspaper.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.6 • 19 Ratings

Essential listening for anyone who cares about what they read – and how they read it. The Stack is Monocle’s take on the world of print, focusing on everything from the glossiest fashion title to the grittiest newspaper.

    Politico, ‘The Week’, ‘Spiral’

    Politico, ‘The Week’, ‘Spiral’

    We discuss the expansion of Politico in France, meet the chief executive of ‘The Week’ and ‘The Week Junior’, and look at a new title on the culture of American football.

    • 30 min
    ‘Stranger’s Guide’, Peter Harrington Rare Books and ‘Hä?’

    ‘Stranger’s Guide’, Peter Harrington Rare Books and ‘Hä?’

    We speak with Abby Rapoport from the quarterly magazine ‘Stranger’s Guide’. Plus: the romantic catalogue from Peter Harrington Rare Books and ‘Hä?’, a cool health title sold in Swiss pharmacies.

    • 30 min
    Resilience

    Resilience

    This week on ‘The Stack’ we speak with John Paton, chairman of ‘The Independent’ and ‘The Evening Standard’. Plus: ‘Justsmile’, a brand new fashion title promoting diversity and a conversation with the editor of ‘Strong Words’, a magazine dedicated to books.

    • 30 min
    Film, travel and photography

    Film, travel and photography

    This week we speak to Bill Kramer, director and president of the upcoming Academy Museum of Motion Pictures. Plus: Liz Schaffer from ‘Lodestars Anthology’ on making a travel title during a pandemic, and Luis Juárez from ‘Balam’, a Latin American photography magazine.

    • 30 min
    The state of news media in the US

    The state of news media in the US

    This week on ‘The Stack’ we speak with Jennifer Brandel, founder of media consultancy Hearken, on the state of news in the US. Plus ‘Boys! Boys! Boys!’ a new title on queer and gay photography.

    • 30 min
    ‘Architectural Digest’, ‘Scandinavian Mind’, ‘99 Percent Lifestyle’

    ‘Architectural Digest’, ‘Scandinavian Mind’, ‘99 Percent Lifestyle’

    We speak to Amy Astley, global editorial director for ‘Architectural Digest’, Konrad Olsson about his new title ‘Scandinavian Mind’ and Conor Rees from ‘99 Percent Lifestyle’.

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
19 Ratings

19 Ratings

Lozboy ,

A great show

Brilliantly presented - fresh topics and an interesting format

Vishv19 ,

Fantastic podcast that has Kickstarted my passion for magazines

Really interesting podcast in terms of content and the guests on the show. Each episode covers a few magazines in detail, and gives you a great insight into the world of publishing and independent magazines.

James_Gershwin ,

A really good listen

If you are a fan of print media .... Tune in.

This is great . Great insight and great twist on newspaper review.

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